Now Playing:

Home

Tagged As

Art


local | Politics | Arts | NW Life | News

Is Art Working For Everyone In The City That Works?

OPB | Oct. 12, 2017 6:45 a.m. | Portland

A search committee has spent the last eight months laying groundwork to replace Portland’s top arts administrator. The conversation has been heavily seasoned with calls for change.

Arts | Books | Literary Arts: The Archive Project

The Archive Project - P.C. Cast, Renée Ahdieh and Kendare Blake

OPB | Oct. 11, 2017 9 p.m.

This week on "The Archive Project," Young Adult fantasy novelists P.C. Cast, Renée Ahdieh, and Kendare Blake joined us in 2016 at Wordstock: Portland’s Book Festival to discuss magic, artistic process, and creating inspiring characters for young women.

Arts | Books | Literary Arts: The Archive Project

The Archive Project - Carrie Brownstein and Jon Raymond

OPB | Oct. 4, 2017 9 p.m.

On this episode of "Literary Arts: The Archive Project," Oregon Book Award-winner Jon Raymond interviews writer, musician and actress Carrie Brownstein on the subject of her memoir "Hunger Makes Me A Modern Girl."

History | News | Business | Arts | NW Life | Communities

East Portland Arts And Literary Festival Ushers Out DIY Space

OPB | Sept. 21, 2017 6:01 p.m. | Portland

Works on the theme of migration at center stage.

local | Politics | Arts | News

Oregon Supreme Court Upholds Portland Arts Tax

OPB | Sept. 21, 2017 8:16 a.m. | Portland

The Oregon Supreme Court has rejected a challenge to Portland’s Arts Education and Access Fund, better known as the arts tax.

local | Arts | Music | NW Life

opbmusic’s Monday Mix: BRONCHO, Arthur C. Lee, Marika Hackman

opbmusic | July 17, 2017 10:45 a.m.

This week we feature a driving power-pop song, some distorted 90’s-inspired rock, and a beautiful clean-cut indie track.

local | Arts | NW Life | Oregon Field Guide Summer Series

Painter John Simpkins Creates Beauty From Solitude

OPB | June 30, 2017 1:15 p.m.

Painter John Simpkins and his dog Phoebe are the sole residents of Andrews, a ghost town at the base of the Steens Mountain.

Nation | News | Think Out Loud

Mug Shots | Transportation Plan | Jewish Museum

OPB | June 8, 2017 noon

Should mug shots be made available to the public? The legislature has released a funding plan for transportation infrastructure — how will it work? And the Oregon Jewish Museum gets a new location.

Arts | Books | News | Literary Arts: The Archive Project

The Archive Project - David Remnick

OPB | May 31, 2017 9 p.m.

On this episode of "Literary Arts: The Archive Project," David Remnick, Editor of "The New Yorker" and host of "The New Yorker Radio Hour" on OPB, shares humorous personal stories from his his career in journalism.

Health | Books | Science | Literary Arts: The Archive Project

The Archive Project - Siddhartha Mukherjee

OPB | May 24, 2017 9 p.m.

Tonight, Siddhartha Mukherjee recounts the history of genetic science and discovery, and explores the implications of modern genetic research. 

Arts | Books | Literary Arts: The Archive Project

The Archive Project - Michael Ondaatje

OPB | May 17, 2017 9 p.m.

Michael Ondaatje shares multiple sequences from his critically acclaimed fourth novel, "Anil’s Ghost." 

Arts | Books | NW Life | Literary Arts: The Archive Project

The Archive Project - Liars' League

OPB | May 10, 2017 9 p.m.

In this episode of "Literary Arts: The Archive Project," Liars’ League PDX presents stories on the theme “Natives & Transplants.”

Arts | Books | Literary Arts: The Archive Project

The Archive Project - Francine Prose

OPB | April 26, 2017 9 p.m.

With humor and great insight, bestselling author, Francine Prose, touches on revisions, the sources of ideas, and teaching writing.

Arts | Books | Literary Arts: The Archive Project

The Archive Project - Salman Rushdie

OPB | April 19, 2017 9 p.m.

On this episode of "Literary Arts: The Archive Project," Salman Rushdie shares humorous stories and deeper insights into his life and career after the publication of "The Satanic Verses." 

Arts | Food | Oregon Art Beat

Jared Goodman Makes Ice Cream Sundaes Inspired By Art

OPB | April 12, 2017 11:47 a.m.

Portland ice cream maker Jared Goodman takes inspiration from works of art when creating his elaborate sundaes

Family | Arts | Books | Literary Arts: The Archive Project

The Archive Project - Elizabeth Gilbert and Ann Patchett

OPB | April 12, 2017 9 p.m.

Old friends, Elizabeth Gilbert and Ann Patchett, share an intimate conversation about their careers, craft, personal challenges and achievements.

local | Arts | Books | Literary Arts: The Archive Project

The Archive Project - Verselandia

OPB | April 5, 2017 9 p.m.

On this episode of "Literary Arts: The Archive Project," students who participated in the 2016 Verselandia! Poetry Slam Competition share their original pieces in front of a live audience.

History | local | Arts | NW Life | Broken Treaties

Connecting Art And Culture: Native American Artists In Oregon

OPB | March 20, 2017 6:30 p.m. | Portland

In its 17 years, "Oregon Art Beat" has traveled all across the state to profile some of the many Native American artists creating work right here in Oregon. Here are just a few artists you should know about.

Arts | Books | Literary Arts: The Archive Project

The Archive Project - Tracy K. Smith

OPB | March 8, 2017 9 p.m.

Tonight on "Literary Arts: The Archive Project," Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and newly-named U.S. Poet Laureate, Tracy K. Smith, shares excerpts from her writings and discusses literature’s role in the viability of our culture. 

Books | Literary Arts: The Archive Project

The Archive Project - Michael Lewis with Hanna Rosin

OPB | March 1, 2017 9 p.m.

Tonight on Literary Arts: The Archive Project, Michael Lewis in conversation with Hanna Rosin. They discusses "The Undoing Project," about the men behind a Nobel-Prize winning theory of the mind.